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Monday, June 02, 2008


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Laetizia Coronet

The building breaths a highschool or university atmosphere to me, especially the lower part of it. But then I only know some European universities from the inside.
I wouldn't go as far as making conlusions on that observation. It's nice to get a view of their workspace though, these people I have so often dealt with. I am so much of a realist that I don't picture them in-world when talking to them, but in an office :-)

Katharine Berry

When I was there they had two whiteboards stacked on eachother in the old office. This one appears to be in the new office, and there's only one there. What happened to the other?

They also sneaked me into a bar while I was there. Hehe.

(And in what was is it "mixed reality" other than the picture at the top?


Looks like a definite upgrade from the Sansome digs. Gotta love that more "democratic" open architecture style. Where's Phillip's desk now?

Rusalka Writer

Very cool space. Makes me regret my liberal arts education.


This does not give me any confidence that they will be solving performance problems any time soon.

Hamlet Au

"there's only one there"

The second one is seen behind the shoulder of me, Kona, and Moxie.

Mitch Wagner

Nice! I visited in January. It's a well-designed office, looks great and looks like a place where you can get a lot of work done too. I liked the coffee shop across the street. Couldn't get a Wi-Fi signal there - I really wanted to log in just so I could be IN SECOND LIFE WHILE SITTING ACROSS THE STREET FROM LINDEN LAB HEADQUARTERS AND EVERYONE'S HEAD WOULD ASPLODE FROM THE EXPERIENCE THAT WOULD BE SO META!

Hamlet Au


"Makes me regret my liberal arts education."

You shouldn't-- offhand, I can think of maybe ten longtime Lindens with literature/philosophy/fine arts degrees.

Marianne McCann

Alas, I've only been on the outside of dat building. I did meet at least one of the dogs, though. He was out for a walk. :-)

Paisley Beebe

hmmmm looks like all PC's to me does anyone use a Mac in there...boo hoo are we Maccers all lost....please tell me you saw a mac somewhere????

Bettina Tizzy

What a cool post! Second Life ought to have something like this on their own website... maybe in the community section. It makes a resident feel like they are in the hands of real people.

Extropia DaSilva

So the programmers are down in the basement. Was there, by any chance, a poster declaring 'I WANT TO BELIEVE'?

Isadora Fiddlesticks

looks like my kind of office/company. any office that allows pets, lets you wear jeans, and has an open floor plan is my kind of office.

note to the one commenting about performance issues, don't judge the office by its looks, they do work so hard, they might as well play just as hard! :)

Marianne McCann

Very cool office - an now my name is on the whiteboard, too. :-)

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